Down to Earth Community Gardens

"A garden is a grand teacher. It teaches patience and careful watchfulness;

It teaches industry and thrift; Above all it teaches trust"

We are holding our breaths while we wait for Spring to come. 2015 will be an awesome year in the community garden.  We have added more workshops and hands on gardening classes to our season.

Now accepting 2015 plot rental applications.

Register for a rental garden plot.

Click on link to download the application form

2015 Down to Earth Application

Community Garden Rules


We have 3 plot sizes 4x8, 10x12, 20x20

Water is included in fee.

Gardening season is May 1st - November 1st

Our community garden is organic only.

Gardener Orientation Saturday April 11th 10am

at Gateway College Pike Creek Hort. Bldg.

Accepting plot applications until all plots are rented.

Plot renewal deadline February 28th 2015.

- Gertrude Jekell (Horticulturist)

Interested in volunteering at the community garden? What better way to meet new people, get your hands dirty, and enjoy some sunshine!

Click on link to download the volunteer application.

Community Garden Volunteer Application 

Volunteer Orientation Monday April 27th 6:30pm Gateway College Pike Creek Hort. Bldg.